NYC Activists To Protest China's Annual Dog Meat FestivalThe Yulin Dog Meat Festival is celebrated annually through the summer solstice. It is estimated that 10,000 to 15,000 dogs are consumed throughout the widely-criticized days-long festival.
Airport Workers Rally For Higher Wages At LaGuardia AirportAirport workers in the Tri-State Area rallied Monday, calling for higher wages.
Protesters March In New York After Tamir Rice Grand Jury Declines To Indict Cleveland OfficersProtesters rallied in Manhattan Monday night, after a grand jury declined to indict the officers involved in the shooting that killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland last year.
Protest Held Outside Kean University Over Alleged Discrimination, Use Of FundingRalliers said Kean has spent too much money on sprucing up the campus, while cutting faculty and raising tuition.
Princeton Agrees To Examine Former President Wilson's Legacy On Race To End Student Sit-InFormer U.S. President Woodrow Wilson was a leading progressive but supported segregation.
NYPD Officers Rally Outside Gracie Mansion Over Arbitrator's 1 Percent RaiseAn arbitrator gave police officers a one percent raise each year for a two-year period covering 2010 and 2012.
Donald Trump Hosts 'SNL' Amid ProtestsDemonstrators are marching through the streets of New York City to protest Donald Trump's views on immigration hours before he hosts "Saturday Night Live.''
Opponents Say Port Ambrose Natural Gas Facility Is Dangerous; Backers Say It Will Lower Heating CostsOpponents of a proposed terminal for liquefied natural gas imports off the New Jersey and New York coasts blasted the plan Wednesday as a dirty, dangerous boondoggle.
Groups Rally Against Port Ambrose Natural Gas Facility Off Jones BeachEnvironmental groups rallied outside a fundraiser for Gov. Andrew Cuomo Wednesday night, protesting against a planned ocean gas terminal.
State Of Emergency Declared In Ferguson After Violent Protests Mark 1-Year Anniversary Of Michael Brown's DeathA man who opened fire on officers in Ferguson, Missouri on the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown's death was critically wounded when the officers shot back, St. Louis County's police chief said early Monday.
Thousands Of Protesters Rally In Times Square Against Iran Nuclear DealIn Washington, Secretary of State John Kerry led back-to-back, closed-door briefings, trying to sway lawmakers to approve the deal to curb Iran's nuclear program.
Freeport Mayor, Activists Protest Over State DOT Storage Yard On Village PropertyFreeport Village, which owns the land, has gone to court to try and push the state off the property.